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Applications for Mortgages for New Home Sales Down 18% in December

Applications for mortgages for new home sales decreased 18% in December compared with November, as the effects of hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, which...

CoreLogic: U.S. Home Prices Continued to Rise in November

U.S. home prices increased 1% in November compared with October and were up 7% compared with November 2016, according to CoreLogic’s home price index.Washington,...

Pending Home Sales Up Slightly in November

Pending home sales increased 0.2% in November compared with October to reach a score of 109.5 on the National Association of Realtors (NAR) Pending...

Black Knight: Average U.S. Home Price Hit New Peak in October

U.S. home prices hit another new peak in October, with the average price reaching about $283,000 - an increase of 0.29% compared with September...

NAR: Existing-Home Sales Jumped 5.6% in November

Existing-home sales were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.81 million in November, an increase of 5.6% compared with an upwardly revised 5.50...

Housing Starts Increased 3.3% in November

Housing starts as of the end of November were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of about 1.297 million, an increase of 3.3% compared...

Fed Raises Rates 0.25%, Longer-Term Policy Unchanged

Citing that the “labor market has continued to strengthen” and that “economic activity has been rising at a solid rate,” the Federal Open Market...

First American Acquiring Bank of America’s Lien Release Operations

In a move that will significantly broaden its lien release business, First American Financial Corp. is acquiring Bank of America’s lien release business operations...

CoreLogic: U.S. Home Prices Continued to Climb in October

U.S. home prices increased 0.9% in October compared with September and were up 7% compared with October 2016, according to CoreLogic’s home price index...

Pending Home Sales Rebounded in October, But Still Down Year-Over-Year

After three straight months of diminishing activity, pending home sales rebounded in October, rising 3.5% compared with September to a score of 109.3 on...

Black Knight: Home Price Appreciation Has Been Slowing For Past Six Months

Home price appreciation continued to slow in September, falling by one-third compared with August, according to the latest home price index report from Black...

New Home Sales Jumped 6.2% in October

After increasing a healthy 8.9% the previous month, new home sales in October reached an annual rate of about 685,000, an increase of 6.2%...

Housing Starts Took Nice Jump in October

Housing starts in October were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.29 million, an increase of 13.7% compared with a revised 1.135 million...

Houses Passes Republican-Backed Tax Plan That Slashes Mortgage Interest Deduction

The House of Representatives on Thursday approved the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a Republican tax reform package that some housing trade groups warn could...

ShelterZoom Launches Real Estate Offer Platform Powered by Blockchain

Privately held technology startup ShelterZoom recently launched a new, blockchain-based real estate online offer platform, appropriately named ShelterZoom.The firm claims that this new platform,...

ATTOM: GOP Tax Plan Will Mostly Impact Luxury Housing Market

The luxury real estate market will be most impacted by the Republican tax proposal unveiled last week, according to a recent analysis from ATTOM...

Experts: Home Builders Starting to Bring Smaller Homes, Townhouses into Inventory

For more than two years economists and industry experts focused on the housing market have decried a lack of available inventory as the main...

Black Knight: Home Affordability Better Today Than in the Late 90s

U.S. homes are, on average, more affordable today than they were during the late 1990s and early 2000s, according to a report from Black...

ATTOM: 27.2 Percent of Home Sales in Q3 Were All-Cash

All-cash buyers accounted for 27.2% of single-family home and condo sales in the third quarter, down from 28.2% in the previous quarter but up...

CoreLogic: U.S. Home Prices Continued to Rise in September

U.S. home prices increased 0.9% in September compared with August and were up 7% compared with September 2016, according to CoreLogic’s home price index.West...

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